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Time Zone: Republic County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Belleville is the Seat for Republic County.

Republic County was founded February 27, 1860 and was created by taking area from WashingtonCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Republic had a population of 4,808 people. This is a decrease of 17.6% since the last Census (which gave a population of 5,835 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Republic represented 0.22% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 67th most populous county (out of 105 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20104,980-14.65%+3.58% since 2009
20094,808-17.6%-0.5% since 2008
20084,832-17.19%-1.67% since 2007
20005,835The Last Census

More information can be found on the Republic County Census Page for Republic County.


Below are some of the communities located in Republic County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Republic County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Belleville   1,8282,23918.36% decrease  
Scandia   34343621.33% decrease  
Courtland   29733411.08% decrease  
Cuba   19123117.32% decrease  
Republic   13316117.39% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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